Walking the tight rope

informal livelihoods and social networks in a West African city by Ilda Lourenço-Lindell

Publisher: Almqvist & Wiksell International in Stockholm

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementIlda Lourenço-Lindell.
SeriesActa Universitatis Stockholmiensis., 9
LC ClassificationsHC1080.Z7 B575 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination275 p. :
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3647649M
ISBN 109122019685
LC Control Number2002487248

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